Deploying Business Rules and Business Rulesets from the Deployment View

You can deploy business rules and business rulesets from the Deployment View. You can also deploy one business rule or one business ruleset to Planning, Essbase, or Oracle General Ledger from the Rule Designer (for business rules) or the Ruleset Designer (for business rulesets). See Deploying a Business Rule or Business Ruleset from the Rule or Ruleset Designer.

You can deploy business rules and business rulesets from the Deployment View. You can also deploy one business rule or one business ruleset to Planning from the Rule Designer (for business rules) or the Ruleset Designer (for business rulesets). See Deploying a Business Rule or Business Ruleset from the Rule or Ruleset Designer.

If you are deploying to Financial Management, you can deploy one business ruleset for each calculation type in an application; you cannot deploy business rules to Financial Management.

To deploy business rules and business rulesets from the Deployment View:

  1. In System View, select View, and then Deployment View.

    Note:

    You can also deploy business rules and business rulesets from the System View by right-clicking them and selecting Deploy.

  2. In the Deployment View, expand the application type.
  3. Do one of these tasks:
    • Planning and Essbase users: To deploy all of the rules and rulesets within an application, select all of the rules or rulesets you want to deploy, right-click on the application, and select Deploy.

      To deploy all of the rules and rulesets within an application, select all of the rules or rulesets you want to deploy, right-click on the application, and select Deploy

    • Planning and Essbase users: To deploy a subset of the business rules and business rulesets (known as partial deployment), expand the application and the To Be Deployed node. Then perform these steps:

      To deploy a subset of the business rules and business rulesets (known as partial deployment), expand the application and the To Be Deployed node. Then perform these steps:

      1. If they are not selected, select the rulesets you want to deploy.

      2. Expand the plan types that contain rules you want to deploy.

      3. If they are not selected, select the rules you want to deploy.

      4. Right-click, and select Deploy.

      Tip:

      To deploy multiple rules or rulesets, use Ctrl + Click and Shift + Click to select them, right-click, and select Deploy.

      Note:

      If you deploy a business rule with shortcuts to other applications, the business rule is deployed to each of the applications for which there is a shortcut.

    • Financial Management users only: To deploy business rulesets:

      1. Expand the application, the To Be Deployed node, and the calculation types that contain rulesets you want to deploy.

      2. If they are not selected, select the rulesets you want to deploy. You can deploy one ruleset per calculation type.

        Note:

        Be sure to include the Generic_Ruleset for deployment.

      3. Right-click the application, and select Deploy. When you deploy, the objects in .xml format are converted into .rle format and loaded into the Financial Management application.

      Tip:

      To deploy multiple rulesets, use Ctrl + Click and Shift + Click to select them, right-click, and select Deploy.

    If the deployment is successful, a "Deployment was successful" message is displayed.